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Blogging 101: It's Time to Start Telling Your Stories

Catriona Pollard | Posted 03.17.2015 | Business
Catriona Pollard

Blogs are an amazing way to demonstrate your expertise online, control your message and build reputation. The power of a blog is that when you are blogging, you are the journalist.

Blogging: Help! I'm Running out of Ideas

David W. Weaver | Posted 03.29.2015 | Business
David W. Weaver

The pressure to deliver unique, insightful and creative content on a regular basis can become so burdensome that the infamous "writer's block" begins to take hold of your thoughts. I am going to go out on a limb and say that the majority of bloggers out there know exactly what I mean.

5 Musts for a Successful Business Blog

Matthew Collis | Posted 03.18.2015 | Business
Matthew Collis

It's 2015 and perhaps you're thinking of ways to boost your blog's performance. Maybe you need ideas on how to maximize the popularity and success of your blog but don't know where to start. If so, this article is for you.

8 Tips to Writing for a Successful Multi-Author Blog

Williesha Morris | Posted 03.15.2015 | Small Business
Williesha Morris

Here are steps to determine the ROI of a multi-author blog, as well as warning signs you may be part of the wrong community.

9 Tips for Making Your Blog Better in 2015

John Egan | Posted 03.08.2015 | Business
John Egan

New year, new outlook. The flipping of the calendar from 2014 to 2015 gives us all a chance to reboot and rethink. So why not take a fresh look at your blog? Here are nine tips that'll put your blog on the right track in 2015 and beyond.

Bloggers: Stop, Breathe, and Don't Overreact To Facebook's Changes

Crystal Ponti | Posted 01.06.2015 | Business
Crystal Ponti

I am making a plan to greater utilize the services that have my back. I'll still post to Facebook, but I won't obsess over likes anymore. I need to reinvest that energy into what's already working.

Top 3 Reasons Authors Should Be Blogging NOW

Dorit Sasson | Posted 02.03.2015 | Books
Dorit Sasson

I'm getting a ton of email and messages through the social media channels asking me to pre-order or buy their book. Many times I don't know who these people are and I'm often annoyed by these pesky messages.

5 Types of Web Content for Driving Extra Traffic

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 12.02.2014 | Business
Alex Ivanovs

Trying out something new shouldn't be feared -- don't do it if it doesn't feel right, but perhaps you're going to surprise yourself by realizing that there are different types of people who consume different types of content.

Reuse, Repurpose, Recycle: How to Maximize Existing Content, Generate Quick Ideas and Cut Your Blogging Time in Half

Penny C. Sansevieri | Posted 10.23.2014 | Small Business
Penny C. Sansevieri

By now we've all heard the endless chatter about Google's issues with duplicate content. In the past, we could easily re-run pieces in a variety of places.

12 Tactics To Take Your Blog To The Next Level

Danny Wong | Posted 08.04.2014 | Business
Danny Wong

Though competition for reader mind share is fierce, independent writers still stand a chance of being heard on the grand, global stage. Whether you're a small-time blogger or an established publishing house, here are a few tips well-worth remembering to help you blog smarter.

6 Things That Blogging Can Do For You

Brandon Suyeoka | Posted 11.25.2013 | Small Business
Brandon Suyeoka

The other day I was asked why do you blog? Of course I answered why not? But it got me thinking... why do people blog?

How to Keep Your Blog Fresh

Carol Hoenig | Posted 11.17.2013 | Media
Carol Hoenig

If your readers no longer expect something different from what you are sharing, quite likely the traffic is going to slow to a crawl -- then perhaps to a full stop.

Demystifying Small Business Blogging

Daniel Newman | Posted 10.20.2013 | Small Business
Daniel Newman

Since there are a million experts that will tell you how to use social media, I want to focus on something that can truly help your business reach a targeted audience and translate to sales: not Twitter, not Facebook. Blogging.

3 Essential Blogging Tips For Your Author Website

| Posted 05.01.2013 | Books

Written by Writer's Relief staff: Blogging is a great way to update your author website with fresh content: an incentive for visitors to keep visi...

5 Secrets to Writing Memorable Blog Posts

Mark Pasetsky | Posted 06.16.2013 | Media
Mark Pasetsky

Blogging in 2013 is more competitive than ever before. Is it still worth the effort? The answer is yes! If you consistently create memorable blog post...

The Long-Lost Art of Storytelling: Why Your Content Sucks and What to Do About It

Allie Gray Freeland | Posted 03.12.2013 | Technology
Allie Gray Freeland

Contrary to others' belief of typing blog posts until your fingers bleed and you get noticed, there might be a missing link to your content and blogging strategy that may get you or your business found in the diluted space of the Internet: be a storyteller.

7 Old-Fashioned Tips for Improving Your Writing in the Digital Age

Gillian Frew | Posted 12.03.2012 | Arts
Gillian Frew

Because of technological inroads like spell check and peer editing, most people nowadays can write comprehensibly; not everyone can write well.

Quit Screwing Up The Internet: Three Behaviors to Stop Right Now

Edward Muzio | Posted 10.31.2012 | Healthy Living
Edward Muzio

You're a complex, intelligent individual who stands at the forefront of an extraordinary change in our civilization. You're in position as one of the constructors of our culture of the future. Congratulations, you're amazing. Now, please quit screwing it up.

Blogging in the Shower

Lev Raphael | Posted 09.29.2012 | Books
Lev Raphael

I'm always blogging in the shower. The isolation, the quiet, the warmth, and the steady stream of water from multiple shower heads relax my body and free my mind. Ideas arrive with ease and I write in my head until I can get to the computer or my iPad.

4 Ways to Be a Thought Leader Online

Lena L. West | Posted 08.08.2012 | Women
Lena L. West

Here are five ideas -- including some for you right-brainers out there -- to liven things up and renew your commitment to building your thought leadership online.

5 Traits of Successful Bloggers

Delia Lloyd | Posted 05.30.2012 | Technology
Delia Lloyd

The best bloggers I know never run out of material to write about because the they never run out of things that fascinate them. And they are able to transmit that sense of wonderment onto the page.

As Traditional Media Continue to Decline, It's Time for Bloggers to Step up

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.29.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

With traditional journalism dying, here are some tips on blogging from Colorado bloggers, to inspire more and better blogging.

10 Tips for Bloggers Over 50

Carolyn Espley-Miller | Posted 12.02.2011 | Fifty
Carolyn Espley-Miller

Do not expect your kids to comment on your blog. You have about as much chance of finding a comment from them in your mailbox as drink coasters in their dorm rooms.

12 Tips for Writing More Blog Posts

John Haydon | Posted 10.11.2011 | Impact
John Haydon

I write six to seven posts each week on four different websites, which might seem amazing. But I used to struggle to write just two posts every week. Here are a few things I've done that have helped me be more efficient (but still authentic) with my blogging.

63 Blogging Pointers and Scorecard

John Fox | Posted 08.30.2011 | Business
John Fox

In Darren Rowse and Glenn Murray's easy-to-consume, 59-page eBook, there are 63 pointers -- each with an example of applying the pointer to your blog post.